About the Authors

Allison Groseth, Andrea Marzi, Thomas Hoenen, Hideki Ebihara, Heinz Feldmann
Laboratory of Virology, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Hamilton, Montana, United States of America

Allison Groseth, Thomas Hoenen, Astrid Herwig, Stephan Becker
Institut für Virologie, Philipps Universität Marburg, Marburg, Germany

Allison Groseth, Andrea Marzi, Thomas Hoenen, Hideki Ebihara, Heinz Feldmann
Special Pathogens Program, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Allison Groseth, Heinz Feldmann
Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Don Gardner
Rocky Mountain Veterinary Branch, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Hamilton, Montana, United States of America

Corresponding Author

feldmannh@niaid.nih.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AG AM TH HE HF. Performed the experiments: AG AM TH AH DG. Analyzed the data: AG AM TH AH DG SB HE HF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AG AM TH DG SB HE HF. Wrote the paper: AG AM TH AH DG SB HE HF.